Shobha Somnath Kii: Cast and Characters

Shobha Somnath Kii is the next historical offering from Zee TV. The show produced by Indra Media is slated to be one of the biggest in Indian Television. The unit has already finished their first outdoor schedule in Ranthambore, Rajasthan.

Ashnoor Kaur portrays the central role of Shobhana, who grows up with the motive of protecting her homeland from the Mughal invader Mehmood of Ghazni. Shobhana played by Ashnoor is the niece of the King of Baruch, Daddachalukya

Sadashiv Amrapurkar, popular Bollywood baddie is is essaying the character of Rudrabhad. Rudrabhada is an unpleasant, evil priest who uses dark forces and supernatural powers to grant his devotees their wishes which come true but at the cost of some other tragedy that befalls them.

Yash Tonk who has always been a Ekta Kapoor loyalist will for the first time be seen in a historical. He is essaying the character of King of Baruch, Daddachalukya

The beautiful and gorgeous Amrita Raichand, who is popular for her Whirlpool ads plays a central character.

Avinash Wadhavan will play one of the leading characters.

Siddharth Vasudev last seen in Ek Veer Stree ki Kahaani Jhansi Ki Rani , Gajendra Chauhan (fame Mahabharat), Sonika Handa (last seen in Do Hanso Ka Joda), Shashi Sharma (Bollywood actress).That's not all for the cast, as even Bollywood and Bhojpuri actress Sadhika Randhawa will debut on small screen with Shobha Somnath Kii.

Veteran actor Pankaj Dheer will play the physically handicapped King Kireep. He has a daughter who will be the central face in the show. The King's loving brother will be played by Yash Tonk and he is the King of Baruch; Amrita will play his wife, Rani Gayathri Devi. Avinash Wadhavan is the very able Emperor of Gujarat, Samrat Vallabh Dev. Sadashiv Amrapurkar essays a guy who runs a play on Devdasis. Siddharth Vasudev will once again be seen in a negative character known as Bhanuman which is also a key role in the story. Gajendra Chauhan will be seen essaying a king known as Raja Padpa Singh and he will execute the image of a bold India through his character. And Shashi Sharma, sticking to her popular genre will be seen adding up poison in everyone's lives

The unit recently shot some very realistic and exemplary scenes at a royal palace near Jaipur. Shobha Somnath Kii will present to the viewers a well-etched factual and historical story of the past.